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How to sign: a change of position that does not entail a change of location
"the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility";
Within this category: abduction, adduction, agitation, body English, circumduction, disturbance, fetal movement, flit, gesture, headshake, inclination, inversion, inversion, jerk, kick, kneel, lurch, nystagmus, opening, prostration, reach, reciprocation, reclining, retraction, retroflection, rotation, shutting, sitting, sitting, snap, squat, sweep, toss, vibration, wave, waver, standing, straddle, stroke, wiggle, eurythmy
How to sign: a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
Similiar / Same: movement
Within this category: crustal movement, approach, passing, deflection, bending, change of location, wave, periodic motion, heave, recoil, recoil, seek, squeeze, throw, turning, twist, undulation, wave, wobble, whirl, Brownian movement